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Director - Head of Direct Investments and Portfolio Management

Location:
Riyadh KSA
Job Type:
Permanent
Ref:
SK003
Salary:
Competitive
Post date:
May 30, 2017

Cooper Fitch's client is a sophisticated Family Group with their head office based in Riyadh. They are looking to hire a Head of Direct Investments and Portfolio Management to manage their existing assets and well as deploy a large amount of new capital.

Responsibilities: 

The individual would be responsible reviewing and managing the existing portfolio as well as exits of underperforming assets.

The incumbent will also be managing an active investment mandate and will be responsible for the full investment cycle, identification of investments, managing the deal through to closure, monitoring and eventually exiting existing assets.

Although my client has a preference for mainstream investments such as healthcare and education, they are currently sector agnostic and will rely upon and the incumbent's expertise. Geographically their focus in on the KSA and the GCC.

This position will report to the Chief Investment Officer and will lead a small team of Analysts and Associates.  

Key Requirements:

  • MBA from a top university. 
  • Arabic speaker preferred but not essential.
  • Minimum 6/7 years experience within Private Equity in the region.
  • The ability to autonomously manage a large and active portfol

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